THE Demerara Cricket Board (DCB) Under-19 Inter-Zone 50-Over competition, sponsored by Demerara Fire and General Insurance, will bowl off tomorrow with two first-round matches at the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) and the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) grounds.
At GCC, East Coast will go up against West Demerara whose line-up includes Ewart Samuels, Ronaldo Renee, Nicoli Reddy and Travis Persaud, while a strong Georgetown line-up comprising Sherfane Rutherford, Tevin Imloch, Yenkini Favourite and Clitus Johnson, just to name a few, will oppose East Bank at DCC.
In the second round on Thursday, East Coast and East Bank will battle at Enmore Community Centre ground and Georgetown and West Demerara will lock horns at Wales Community Centre ground while in the third and final round, which will be played on Saturday, West Demerara and East Bank will clash at Wales while East Coast and Georgetown will contest at Everest.
The teams are as follows:
East Bank Demerara: Daniel Barker, Deonarine Seegobin, Ryan Shun, Sheldon Chapman, Asif Alli, Michael Sultan, Andrew Chung, Suraj Sankar, Vinesh Rampersaud, Ricky Debidial, Daren John, Irshad Alli, Delon Peroune, Abdel Bacchus, Stephon Browne, Julian Fortune. The manager is Johnny Azeez and the coach is Godfrey Edwards.
Georgetown: Michael Shalim, Sunil Singh, Sherfane Rutherford, Tevin Imloch, Clitus Johnson, Cleon McEwan, Hakeem David, Keon Morris, Yenkini Favourite, Carlton Jacques, Rajendra Danraj, Steven Sankar, Kemal Savoury, Tariq Dharamlall. The manager is Robert Adonis and the coach is Quason Nedd.
West Demerara: Travis Persaud, Ronaldo Renee, Kevin Paul, Malcolm Hubbard, Kelvin Sewpersaud, Richie Looknauth, Narendra Persaud, Avenash Dhaniram, Keshram Seyhodan, Vickram Talmakund, Ewart Samuels, Chaitnarine Pooran, Rabindra Rooplall, Nicoli Reddy. The manager is Omar Hussain and the coach is Dhanpaul.
East Coast: Brian Sattaur, Rudolph Singh, Devraj Chunilall, Vishwanauth Ramlakhan, Gavin Moriah, Irfan Ali, Damian Waldron, Shanerick DaSilva, Satesh Jainarine, Sahadeo Ramkhellawan, Mathew Shivtahal, Ramnarine Chitura, Travis Marcellino and Vivian Albert. The coach is Latchman Yadram and the manager is Richard Albert.